Thomas J. Watson said it best: ?Good design is good business.? Visualization is critical to discovering data-driven insights and effectively communicating that knowledge to others. Designers at IBM work to create experiences that work together, work the same, and work for our clients. Does the thought of creating the platform at the heart of solutions like Watson, Blockchain, IoT, and Security excite you? If so, read on!
Your Role and Responsibilities
On October 8, 2020, IBM announced its intention to separate the Managed Infrastructure Services (MIS) business of its Global Technology Services (GTS) segment into a new public company, Kyndryl, creating two industry-leading companies with strategic flexibility and focus to drive client and shareholder value.
Kyndryl will immediately be the world's leading managed infrastructure services provider. It has relationships with more than 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated clients in 115 countries, including more than 75% of the Fortune 100, a backlog of $60 billion, and more than twice the scale of its nearest competitor.
Kyndryl will be primarily focused on managing and modernizing client-owned infrastructures, a $500 billion market opportunity. It will leverage its unrivaled expertise to offer hosting and network services, services management, infrastructure modernization, and migrating and managing multi-cloud environments. These are critical services that are core to client operations.
Be part of this exciting opportunity as a Kyndryl Information Designer.
As an Information Designer within Kyndryl's Strategic Growth Acceleration Centre you will apply the highest level of creativity, communications and information design skill to assist sales and pursuit teams to produce clear and compelling visual communication. You will serve as the key graphics designer on executive summaries and serve as overall ?art director' recommending the type of visual communication based on the solution and desired outcome of the team. You will work with the sales team, Technical Writer and Subject Matter Experts to build innovative collateral, and prepare content for our information library. Organizational and interpersonal skills, operating as a team player, and willingness to work under tight deadlines, are additional requirements.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Those considering these positions are typically from Graphic Design, digital/web design, GUI design, animation or video production, print or illustration role positions.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to work well independently and in a team-based environment with local or regional teams in remote locations
- Proficient in design and documentation development tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, Publisher and Microsoft Office.
- Ability to meet tight deadlines while maintaining a high level of quality.
- Competent in defining, planning and managing design deliverables.
- Familiarity with IT services business terminology (desired).
- Field of study: Information Design, Graphics Design, Multi-media, Journalism, Communications, or Marketing and Advertisement.
- Required Education: University or college education, with design, illustration, multi-media work experience.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities
- where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust
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